Lilttle Hobgoblins (Duendecitos)

Duendecitos (Hobgoblins), Plate 49 from "Los Caprichos"

Drawn and etched 1797–98, published 1799
Francisco Goya y Lucientes (Spanish, 1746–1828)


Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 084, III, 1; GW: 0549.

Dimensions

Platemark: 21.5 x 15.2 cm (8 7/16 x 6 in.) Sheet: 31.2 x 21.5 cm (12 5/16 x 8 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

2009.3996

Medium or Technique

Etching and burnished aquatint, first edition

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

GW: 0549.

Inscription

Engraved u.r.: 49, b.c.: Duendecitos.

Markings

Verso: unknown collector's stamp in blue

Provenance

Private collection, France; purchased by Hill-Stone, Inc., New York (June 2009); from whom purchased by the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (Accession Date: September 16, 2009)

Credit Line

Katherine E. Bullard Fund in memory of Francis Bullard